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English delftware pottery plate with portrait of Admiral Rodney exceptionally rare, late 18th century

Reference: 4961

Dated: 1780 London England

A very rare London delftware pottery plate with a portrait of Admiral Rodney.
The figure is surrounded by a starburst and garland of flowers over his head and beneath in capitals the legend"ADMIRAL RODNEY FOR EVER". There is another Rodney piece of this type in an important private English collection and these two examples are the only ones known to exist.

Diameter: 9.00inch

Medium: delft delftware tin glaze pottery earthenware ceramic

Current Condition Professional restoration to hairlines..

Price: gbp 6500.00 (Pound Sterling)
USD 8534.5 (US Dollars)

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